Mr. Vishwanath Tripathi honored with the Vyas Samman 2013
The famous Hindi writer, Mr. Vishwanath Tripathi (82) honored by the prestigious Vyas Samman 2013. He has been chosen for his memoir ‘Vyomkesh Darvesh ‘that is a biography of the noted Hindi scholar Acharya Hazari Prasad Dwivedi.
- The Vyas Samman 2012 was given to Hindi litterateur Narendra Kohli for his historical novel “Na Bhooto Na Bhavishyati” based on Swami Vivekananda.
- Mr. Surya Prasad Dikshit was the selection committee head of Vyas Samman 2013.
- Mr. Tripathi has around 20 publications by his name that includes memoirs, novel and poetry collection.
Note: The Vyas Samman award instituted in 1991 by the K.K. Birla Foundation and the award carries a prize of Rs. 2.5 lakh. It is one the most prestigious award of India that is given every year to the poet or writer for their out standing contribution in the Hindi language.